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Descriptor English: 4-Aminobenzoic Acid
Descriptor Spanish: Ácido 4-Aminobenzoico
Descriptor Portuguese: Ácido 4-Aminobenzoico
Descriptor French: Acide 4-amino-benzoïque
Entry term(s): 4 Aminobenzoic Acid
4 Aminobenzoic Acid, Potassium Salt
4-Aminobenzoate, Potassium
4-Aminobenzoic Acid, Potassium Salt
Aminobenzoate, Potassium
Aminobenzoic Acid (USP)
Epit Vit
Epitelplast
Hachemina
Magnesium para-Aminobenzoate
PABA
Pabasan
Paraminan
Paraminol
Potaba
Potassium 4 Aminobenzoate
Potassium 4-Aminobenzoate
Potassium Aminobenzoate
p Aminobenzoic Acid
p-Aminobenzoic Acid
para Aminobenzoic Acid
para-Aminobenzoate, Magnesium
para-Aminobenzoic Acid
Tree number(s): D02.241.223.100.050.500.640
D02.455.426.559.389.127.020.937.640
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010129
Scope note: An aminobenzoic acid isomer that combines with pteridine and GLUTAMIC ACID to form FOLIC ACID. The fact that 4-aminobenzoic acid absorbs light throughout the UVB range has also resulted in its use as an ingredient in SUNSCREENS.
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Entry Combination: analogs & derivatives:para-Aminobenzoates
Registry Number: TL2TJE8QTX
CAS Type 1 Name: Benzoic acid, 4-amino-
Previous Indexing: Aminobenzoic Acids (1966-1976)
Public MeSH Note: 1990; see AMINOBENZOIC ACIDS 1977-1989, see AMINOBENZOIC ACID 1965-1976; see PARA-AMINOBENZOIC ACID 1963-1964; for EPIT VIT and PABASAN see AMINOBENZOIC ACIDS 2005-2012, for EPITELPLAST see AMINOBENZOIC ACIDS 2003-2012, for HACHEMINA 2 see AMINOBENZOIC ACIDS 2005-2012, for PARAMINOL see AMINOBENZOIC ACIDS 1999-2012, for POTABA see AMINOBENZOIC ACIDS 1991-2012
History Note: 1990(1977); for EPIT VIT and PABASAN use AMINOBENZOATES 2005-2012, for EPITELPLAST use AMINOBENZOATES 2003-2012; for HACHEMINA 2 use AMINOBENZOATES 2005-2012, for PARAMINOL use AMINOBENZOATES 1999-2012, for POTABA use AMINONBENZOATES 1991-2012
DeCS ID: 28227
Unique ID: D010129
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/05/19
Revision Date: 2016/07/01
4-Aminobenzoic Acid - Preferred
Concept UI M0015714
Scope note An aminobenzoic acid isomer that combines with pteridine and GLUTAMIC ACID to form FOLIC ACID. The fact that 4-aminobenzoic acid absorbs light throughout the UVB range has also resulted in its use as an ingredient in SUNSCREENS.
Preferred term 4-Aminobenzoic Acid
Entry term(s) 4 Aminobenzoic Acid
Aminobenzoic Acid (USP)
PABA
p Aminobenzoic Acid
p-Aminobenzoic Acid
para Aminobenzoic Acid
para-Aminobenzoic Acid
Epitelplast - Narrower
Concept UI M0432610
Preferred term Epitelplast
Hachemina - Narrower
Concept UI M0458852
Preferred term Hachemina
Potassium Aminobenzoate - Narrower
Concept UI M0568283
Preferred term Potassium Aminobenzoate
Entry term(s) 4 Aminobenzoic Acid, Potassium Salt
4-Aminobenzoate, Potassium
4-Aminobenzoic Acid, Potassium Salt
Aminobenzoate, Potassium
Potassium 4 Aminobenzoate
Potassium 4-Aminobenzoate
Pabasan - Narrower
Concept UI M0458851
Preferred term Pabasan
Entry term(s) Paraminan
Paraminol - Narrower
Concept UI M0373131
Preferred term Paraminol
Potaba - Narrower
Concept UI M0015716
Preferred term Potaba
Epit Vit - Narrower
Concept UI M0458850
Preferred term Epit Vit
Magnesium para-Aminobenzoate - Narrower
Concept UI M0015715
Preferred term Magnesium para-Aminobenzoate
Entry term(s) para-Aminobenzoate, Magnesium



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